phosphotransacetylase


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phosphotransacetylase

 [fos″fo-trans″ah-set´ĭ-lās]
an enzyme that catalyzes the transfer of an acetyl group between acetylphosphate and acetylcoenzyme A.

phos·phate a·ce·tyl·trans·fer·ase

(fos'fāt a-sē'til-trans'fĕr-ās),
An enzyme-catalyzing transfer of an acetyl moiety from acetyl-CoA to orthophosphate, forming acetyl phosphate and coenzyme A.

phosphotransacetylase

an enzyme which catalyzes the transfer of an acetyl group between acetylphosphate and acetylcoenzyme A.
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Mutants relating to pyruvate catabolism were in acetate kinase (Ack) and phosphotransacetylase (Pta) which are part of acetate metabolism.

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